Re: [CODE4LIB] A suggested role for text mining in library catalogs?

2011-02-21 Thread Nate Vack
On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 4:42 PM, Eric Lease Morgan emor...@nd.edu wrote: For example, Thoreau was dominated by first-person male pronouns but Austen was dominated by second person female pronouns. Pardon my denseness here, but what's a first-person male pronoun and second-person female

Re: [CODE4LIB] A suggested role for text mining in library catalogs?

2011-02-21 Thread Eric Lease Morgan
On Feb 21, 2011, at 10:49 AM, Nate Vack wrote: For example, Thoreau was dominated by first-person male pronouns but Austen was dominated by second person female pronouns. Pardon my denseness here, but what's a first-person male pronoun and second-person female pronoun? I though first-person

Re: [CODE4LIB] A suggested role for text mining in library catalogs?

2011-02-21 Thread Nate Vack
On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 9:51 AM, Eric Lease Morgan emor...@nd.edu wrote: My bad. I don't know. I was at home sick with the flu. :-D S'allright, I'm a bit spaced out with a cold and was worried that a large segment of grammar had left my brain. I'd believe 'first-person and masculine' and

Re: [CODE4LIB] exporting marc records from iii

2011-02-21 Thread Kyle Banerjee
Part of the original question was trying to find only those records that matched a certain criteria. If that were still desired and those records had a unique index entry, then the XML server could make that a much less intensive search than crawling through the whole record space. This can

[CODE4LIB] Job Posting - Arthur W. Diamond Law Library, Columbia University

2011-02-21 Thread Tom Baker
The Arthur W. Diamond Law Library of Columbia University invites applications and nominations for the position of Systems Librarian. This position has primary responsibility for leading the selection, migration and implementation of a new, preferably open source, library system while managing

[CODE4LIB] Trial run of Virtual Lightning Talks

2011-02-21 Thread Peter Murray
All, I'm looking for some volunteers to make a trial run at virtual lightning talks. This is an idea that came to me during Code4Lib earlier this month -- use a webinar tool to replicate the environment of the conference lightning talks. The outline of the concept is at:

Re: [CODE4LIB] A to Z lists

2011-02-21 Thread Michele DeSilva
A big thanks to everyone who responded to my question about A to Z lists - now I have lots of stuff to try! Michele DeSilva Central Oregon Community College Library Emerging Technologies Librarian 541-383-7565 mdesi...@cocc.edu -Original Message- From: Code for Libraries

Re: [CODE4LIB] Code4Lib North | Meetup!

2011-02-21 Thread Dan Chudnov
Cool, I'll join you too if I can. Might head out a little early on Friday - so I'm with Graham, Jennifer, and Dileshni in preferring the full day Thursday. Thanks for putting this together again! I was sorry to miss it last year. -Dan On Feb 20, 2011, at 8:32 PM, David Fiander wrote: Right